Paunched
Paunch Paunch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Paunched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Paunching}.] 1. To pierce or rip the belly of; to eviscerate; to disembowel. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To stuff with food. [Obs.] --Udall. [1913 Webster]


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  • paunch — [[t]pɔntʃ, pɑntʃ[/t]] n. 1) anat. a large and protruding belly; potbelly 2) anat. the belly or abdomen 3) zool. rumen 1) • Etymology: 1325–75; ME paunche < AF; MF pance < L panticēs (pl.) bowels paunched, adj …   From formal English to slang

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